Spain to deliver verdict in Princess Cristina tax fraud trial By Sonya Dowsett MADRID (Reuters) – Spanish judges will deliver their verdict on Friday in the trial of the King of Spain’s sister Princess Cristina, charged with being an accessory to tax fraud following a long investigation into her husband’s financial affairs. King Felipe’s 51-year-old
What drove women to join marches around the world this weekend? By Magdalena Mis, Nita Bhalla and Ellen Wulfhorst LONDON/DEHLI/WASHINGTON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – (Updates with details about protests) Hundreds of thousands of women took to the streets in cities around the world on Saturday in opposition to U.S. President Donald Trump, a day after
By Sarah White and Sonya Dowsett MADRID (Reuters) – The great survivor of Spanish politics, newly re-appointed Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, is hoping to cling to power with the help of a 45-year-old lawyer who has a valuable quality he lacks: she is well liked. Soraya Saenz de Santamaria, Rajoy’s troubleshooter and the deputy during
MADRID – AFP Spain finally turned the page on a roller-coaster 10-month political crisis Saturday as lawmakers voted the conservatives back into power despite bitter divisions. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy won a parliamentary confidence vote, pledging to plow on with his economic policies, despite the opposition blaming austerity in his first term for deepening inequalities.
Reuters: An aeroplane powered solely by the sun landed safely in Seville in Spain early on Thursday after an almost three-day flight across the Atlantic from New York in one of the longest legs of the first ever fuel-less flight around the world. The single-seat Solar Impulse 2 touched down shortly after 7.30 a.m. local
The bus was carrying foreign exchange students Fourteen people died and 30 others were injured Sunday after a bus carrying foreign exchange university students crashed in Spain. The bus was carrying more than 50 passengers when it appeared to have hit barriers on the right-hand side of the AP7 highway, a main road in northeastern
By Tom Miles GENEVA (Reuters) – The number of refugees and migrants arriving by land and sea in the European Union has passed 1 million this year, while a further 3,600 died or went missing, the U.N. refugee agency and the International Organization for Migration said on Tuesday. Half of those arriving were Syrians fleeing
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